Netflix Orders New Russian Drama Series

Post by: Rick Ellis 11 November, 2021

Netflix has ordered as untitled Russian drama series, starring Russian actor Alexander Petrov.

The series follows the story of a celebrity who finds himself in the center of tragic events that destroy his personality, and about his desperate struggle to become himself again.

Eduard Oganesyan will serve as showrunner alongside screenwriters Eduard Oganesyan, Alexey Kamynin and Marsel Shaikhattarov. Producers include Mikhail Vrubel, Alexander Andryushchenko, Olga Kochetkova, Fedor Bondarchuk, Vyacheslav Murugov, and co-producers Alina Tyazhlova and Mila Rozanova Eduard Oganesyan.

"The story embraced us the instant we read the script and we are truly excited to team up with incredible Russian talents to bring this second Russian Netflix series to life," Anna Nagler, Director, Local Language Originals, CEE and Russia, said. "This is a special story, providing a unique perspective on how life can take mind-blowing twists and turns. We look forward to Netflix members in Russia and worldwide enjoying this complex character-driven drama."

"Partnering with Netflix - an entertainment service that creates new trends, enhancing the level of quality content – gives us an important production and creative experience," said producer Fedor Bondarchuk. "This is an opportunity for me to work again with a dream team to embark on a new and interesting journey

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